National Development and Reform Commission Conducts Researches on the Regional Balanced Development of Mianyang

On February 27, head of Institute of Spatial Planning & Regional Economy of National Development and Reform Commission, Shi Yulong, accompanied by deputy director of the provincial Development and Reform Commission, Deng Changjin, and head of Regional Economic Office, Luo Feilong, visited Mianyang to conduct researches on the regional balanced development of Mianyang. The research team visited the Construction Achievement Exhibition Hall of China Science and Technology City (Mianyang), and the Military-civil Technology Trading Center. The team members examined the projects being constructed by Mianyang Xinchen Engine Co., Ltd. and BOE. Accompanied by director of the municipal Development and Reform Commission, Lan Jin, they also exchanged ideas with heads of departments at county (parks) and city level.

The member of the standing committee of the municipal party committee and executive deputy mayor, Yan Chao, attended the symposium and introduced to the research team the achievements Mianyang made in economic and social development as well as the regional balanced development. He analyzed the difficulties and problems and made a plea for support. Heads of Fucheng district, Youxian district, Anzhou district, Jiangyou district, the Santai county government and the High-tech Zone, the Economic Development Zone and the Management Committee of the Science and Innovation Zone, briefed information about industrial park construction, industrial incubation, the construction of new-type urbanization, attracting investors and investment, to name but a few. The Science Management Committee and departments at city level also exchanged ideas upon the construction of China Science and Technology City (Mianyang), the economic development of counties, industrial development and so on.

Shi Yulong extended his full recognition for the achievements Mianyang made in promoting the construction of China Science and Technology City (Mianyang) and the regional balanced development. Mianyang is an important ¡°nodal¡± city to hasten the regional balance development as a key west city with advantages in scientific research and education, he said. Recent years witnessed that Mianyang has constantly optimized industrial mix and forged a bright development momentum. By sticking to attracting strong companies, speeding up industrial transformation and upgrading, and boosting the development of county economy and private economy, Mianyang can fully make an economic aggregate of 300 billion yuan in three years and will become one of the most active western cities. The provincial Development and Reform Commission will pay more attention to the development of the collaborative development of Chengdu, Deyang and Mianyang, the trial of industrial integration, the construction of old revolutionary bases in Sichuan and Shanxi, and the county economic development so as to help Mianyang to make a head start in the multi-point and multi-polar support strategy, Deng Changjin said.